A new flight to Tokyo will be launched at Vladivostok International Airport
Vladivostok, 30 July, 2019 – Vladivostok International Airport reports on a launch of a new direct regular flight from Vladivostok to Tokyo. The flights will be operated by Japan Airlines (JAL), a new partner of the Airport.
Japan Airlines has been providing continuous service to Russia for nearly half a century, contributing to the economic development and cultural exchange between Japan and Russia. To further contribute to the diplomatic relationship between the two countries, Vladivostok International Airport and Japan Airlines are announcing inaugural nonstop service between Tokyo-Narita and Vladivostok, which is scheduled to start from the summer schedule of 2020.
The carrier plans to operate daily flights to Tokyo with Boeing 737-800. Citizens and guests of Vladivostok will be able to get to the capital of Japan by direct flight within 2 hours 15 minutes. Departure time from Vladivostok is 16:25 local time, arrival to Tokyo is 17:40. The return flight from Tokyo is scheduled at 11:20 local time, arrival to Vladivostok at 14:45.
At present, the flights from the Capital of Russian Far East to Japan are operated by 3 Russian carriers – S7 Airlines, Aurora Airlines and Ural Airlines. Coming of the new airline gives passengers a wide range of flight options: numerous connections to other cities in Japan, Eastern and Southern Asia, India, USA and Canada, also it gives an opportunity to save money by joining Airline’s loyalty programs.
Japan is a country well-known for its rich tradition and culture, features beautiful seasonal sceneries throughout the nation. The development of cooperation with Japanese airline will serve as a bridge between the two nations and contribute toward enhancing the economic development and cultural exchange within Japan and Russia.
Japanese travelers will have a chance to visit beautiful a city of Vladivostok – the closest European city to Japan, get acquainted with its culture, citizens and delicate local cuisine.
About Japan Airlines:
Japan Airlines (JAL) was founded in 1951 and became the first international airline in Japan. A member of the oneworld® alliance, the airline now reaches 349 airports in 52 countries and regions together with its codeshare partners with a modern fleet of 230 aircraft. JAL Mileage Bank (JMB), the airline's loyalty program, is one of the largest mileage programs in Asia. Awarded as one of the most punctual major international airlines and a certified 5-Star Airline by Skytrax, JAL is committed to providing customers with the highest levels of flight safety and quality in every aspect of its service, and aims to become one of the most preferred airlines in the world.